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pelly

Never really gardened until I joined this community, now I'm totally hooked thanks to all the lovely people on here. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Salvia 'Amistad'

  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2019
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pelly

Morning everyone, this is putting on some healthy looking growth, I’m glad to see it survived the winter. 💙💙 #newgrowth #salvia #salvia-amistad #sageamistad #blue 14/4/19

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jyotu

👍

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pelly

Thanks Jyoty @jyotu 💚👍

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jyotu

Welcome 😊😊

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Keely

Morning Jane always good to see a survivor 💜

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bandicoot

Morning Jane 👋 😀 There's hope for mine too then!

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pelly

Morning Keely, definitely @Keely 👍👍

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pelly

Morning James, I hope yours has survived too @bandicoot 💙👍

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anges

Morning Jane, that looks very healthy 💚 Do you cut you prune your Salvias? If so when and how much? Thanks ☺

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pelly

I cut it down to about 60cm after flowering and gave it a thick mulch and I have only recently taken the rest of the old growth off Ange @anges 👍👍

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning Jane ☕

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anges

Thanks Jane, might give ours a good hair cut and see what happens - some of them are looking a bit out of hand! 😁

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2019
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pelly

There’s a little flower bud forming on this cutting. I hated pinching it off 😢💜 #salviaamistad #cutting #purple #crying 14/3/19

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2019
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pelly

Salvia Amistad cuttings doing well 💚💚 #salvia-amistad #cuttings 1/3/19

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lovemygarden65

Glad I took cuttings Jane as I’m not sure it the mother plant has survived, time will tell and fingers crossed 🤞

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richard.spicer.7906

Yay! 👏🏼👏🏼😊

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pelly

Try scraping a bit of the stem near the bottom, if it’s green underneath then it’s still alive. I did mine the other day and it’s fine, but taking cuttings is a good insurance policy and it means more plants. Win win!! @lovemygarden65 😍👌

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pelly

So chuffed Rich, my cuttings didn’t do very well last year, so a lot of reading and doing things by the book seems to have worked @richard.spicer.7906 👌👌

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lovemygarden65

Will try that , thanks Jane 👍 @pelly

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pelly

Let me know how you get on @lovemygarden65 👍👍

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jendren

Looking very healthy Jane 👍

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gjones

Looking great!

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pelly

I’m really pleased with them Nicola, thank you @jendren 💚💚

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pelly

Thanks Katy, so far so good @gjones 👍😍

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  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
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pelly

The first flowers are appearing on my new Salvia 💜💜

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bandicoot

Morning Jane 👋😀 Beautiful aren't they?! I've just been taking cuttings from mine as it's looked so lovely this year 😊

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faerie

Beautiful 😍💜

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jadojado29

Morning Jane @pelly Gorgeous & when they open they are Fab 💜😍 hope you have a lovely day Jane 😘

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pelly

Morning James, I must do the same @bandicoot 👍👍

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pelly

Thanks Stefani @faerie 💜💜

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pelly

Morning Suzie, I can’t wait. Have a good one too @jadojado29 💜😘

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  • Season Icon Mid SummerMid Summer 2018
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pelly

Cataloguing.

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jadojado29

Hope you put that in a big space Jane @pelly didn’t realise how big they got mine is taking over the garden 🤦‍♀️💜😂😘

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pelly

Oh, thanks for the advice, it's quite a big plant already Suzie @jadojado29 😍😘

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